Anti-encroachment committees have been set up in all districts of Punjab: CM

On the special directives of Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, anti-encroachment committees have been set up in all districts of Punjab.

According to a Spokesman of the Chief Minister Office, the deputy commissioner of every district will be head of anti-encroachment committees.

These committees will be responsible for planning and monitoring operations against land grabbers and encroachments on daily basis.

The members of the national and provincial assemblies, civil society and respectables of the concerned district will also be included in these committees.

Meanwhile, in a statement, the Chief Minister has said that crackdown against the land-grabbers, illegal occupants and those encroaching on state properties will continue with any discrimination.

He said that street vendors, labourers and residents of slum areas will not be disturbed during the operation.

Source: Radio Pakistan